News and Events

The latest from YDEKC and the field.

This page shares all of our blog posts, starting from the most recent. Please use the category pages and topic tags below to view specific themes!


Best Starts for Kids - Happy, healthy, safe and thriving

BSK Materials & Action Items!

We share some highlights and BSK materials from King County Youth Development Day (June 3) and invite everyone to help us get out the [...]

Category: News

Welcome, Aria!

We are pleased to announce that YDEKC has welcomed its new Fundraising and Communications Manager, Aria Wilson (she/her), who will help produce our monthly newsletters, write and edit content for social media and the YDEKC website, manage grant activities, and foster communication with YDEKC [...]

Category: Blog

Topic: Hiring

Flyer for event, Thriving as a Leader in Changing Times, April 9, 2021

Highlights from YDEKC’s “Thriving as a Leader in Changing Times”

Today we are reflecting on the April 9, 2021 Thriving Leaders experience by sharing with you the words of our participants and [...]

Category: Blog

Welcome, new YDEKC staff!

We are so excited to introduce you to two new phenomenal women who have joined our small but mighty staff team at YDEKC! As we continue to shape our programming and policy work moving forward in service of our renewed mission, we are thrilled to have Na’Quel Walker join our program team, and [...]

Category: Blog

Topic: Hiring